Does your stock production need a check up? I've been thinking a bit more about my microstock efforts recently. I have a modest to middling portfolio here that I've built up somewhat haphazardly over time. It performs ok, I get downloads but certainly not great returns. There are smaller collections that perform much better than mine. Why is this I ask myself. I think this is a question many contributors could do well to ponder for themselves.
Most of us, I suspect start from a love of photography and submit shots we've made because we wanted to. Nothing wrong with that, of course, but I think the more successful contributors do well by moving beyond this and thinking before they shoot. I'm thinking I need to do this more!
So how can I produce more images... [ Read more...